Jeff Locke hadn’t heard anything about his future with the Lions as of the beginning of the week, but with Sam Martin due back soon — the Lions started Martin’s three-week practice window off the non-football injury list on Tuesday — Locke knows his days in Detroit could be numbered. “Nothing
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If you like keeping politics out of your NFL consumption, you might want to hit the back button. But we found this to be a pretty interesting look at how NFL fans lean politically, team by team. The folks at FiveThirtyEight – the ESPN-hosted website bu…
Lions tight end Eric Ebron had a talk with quarterback Matthew Stafford before last week’s game against the Saints in hopes of getting his season on the right track, but it didn’t do the trick. Ebron had one catch for nine yards in the 52-38 loss to Ne…
Tim Twentyman Senior Writer This column is dedicated to statistics, but in full disclosure, statistics can sometimes be misleading. That’s certainly the case with the Detroit Lions ranking seventh in the NFL in scoring (26.8 points per game). It’s an offensive statistic, but also a statistical
With Ezekiel Ansah and Anthony Zettel dealing with injuries this week, the Detroit Lions have added some help on their defensive line. The Lions are signing former Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive end Jacquies Smith. His agency announced the move on thei…
Of all the wild things that happened in the Detroit Lions’ 52-38 loss to the Saints last week, perhaps the most remarkable was that Matthew Stafford had at least 10 passes tipped at the line of scrimmage. Defensive end Cam Jordan said the Saints saw on film that Stafford had a tendency for batted
Ngata, who turns 34 in January, considered retirement after last season Haloti Ngata is out for the season with a torn bicep, and the Detroit Lions defensive tackle said Tuesday he has not made any decision about whether he’s played his final NFL game. “We’ll have to see. To be determined
Allen Park — Lions coach Jim Caldwell said the primary focus during the team’s bye week is to get back to health. But not far behind on the to-do list is using the extra time to get the offensive line’s act together. The unit was a mess in Sunday’s 52-38 loss to the Saints due to a rash of
Caleb Campbell, former Army ranger and former Detroit Lions linebacker, discusses the NFL national anthem protests.
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — Detroit Lions punter Sam Martin has practiced for the first time this season.